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Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University)

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Galaxy NGC 5256

Galaxy in Ursa Major constellation (The Great Bear). Also known as 1ZW 67, CGCG 246-21, IRAS 13362+4831, KCPG 388A, MCG 8-25-31, Mrk 266, PGC 48192, UGC 8632.
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1.2' x 1.1'
13h 38m 17s
48º 16' 39''
0.0279
13.20
13.40
Sab/P
384 M light years

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